The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) assesses the English language proficiency of people who want to study or work where English is used as the language of communication. IELTS tests are held in over 900 locations across the world with tests upto four times a month. You should take the Academic Training modules if you are planning to apply to an international university where English is the spoken language. The General Training modules are more suitable if you want to work, live, or study at a secondary institution in an English-speaking country.
Why choose IELTS?
International students represent the highest percentage of candidates who take IELTS. An IELTS score is a recognized measurement of English proficiency at over 1200 education facilities around the world .Government departments and business around the globe also require an IELTS or equivalent score for employment or immigration .Medical professionals who wants to work overseas in the UK must take IELTS.
IELTS consists of four modules testing the full range of English language skills-: Reading, Writing, Listening, and Speaking. The Listening and Speaking sections are the same for both the Academic and General Training modules. The Reading and Writing modules are different in the Academic and General Training modules. IELTS is jointly conducted by University of Cambridge ESOL, British Council & IDP.